Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Curriculum


Full-Time Curriculum

Junior Year

1st SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 330 Bridge to Success 0
NU 315 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3
NU 317 Health Promotion Across the Lifespan I 3
NU 307 Foundations in Nursing 3.5
NU 308 Introduction to Pharmacology 1.5
NU 319 Professional Practice I 2
NU 328 Immersion Practicum I 2
Total Credits
15
2nd SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 318 Health Promotion Across the Lifespan II 4.5
NU 326 Discovery and Evidence-Based Practice 3
NU 327 Health Care Informatics and Innovation 3
NU 320 Professional Practice II 2
Nu 329 Immersion Practicum II 4
Total Credits 16.5

Senior Year

3rd SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU417 Health Promotion Across the Lifespan III 4.5
NU416 Population Health and Health Disparities 3
NU 415 Care Coordination and Care Transitions 3
NU 419 Professional Practice III 2
NU 428 Immersion Practicum III 4
Total Credits 16.5
4th SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU418 Clinical Reasoning 3
NU420 Professional Practice IV 3
NU429 Advanced Immersion Practicum IV 2.5
NU430 Selected Immersion Practicum V 2.5
NU 498 Promoting Health and Quality of Life Along the Care Continuum 3
NU 435 NCLEX Prep for Success 2
Total Credits 16

Credit Summary

Credit Summary  CREDITS
Prerequisite Credits          58
BSN Course Credits           64
BSN Degree                        122

Evening-Weekend Traditional BSN program (for current students only)

JUNIOR YEAR

1st SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 330 Bridge to Success 0
NU 307 Foundations in Nursing 3.5
NU 308 Introduction to Pharmacology     1.5
NU 315 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3
NU 317 Health Promotions Across the Lifespan I 3
NU 328 Immersion Practicum I 2
Total Credits 13
2nd SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 318 Health Promotions Across the Lifespan II 4.5
NU 319 Professional Practice I 2
NU 329 Immersion Practicum II  4
Total Credits 10.5
3rd SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 320 Professional Practice II 2
NU 415 Care Coordination and Care Transitions   3
NU 416 Population Health and Health Disparities 3
NU 327 Health Care Informatics and Innovation  2
Total Credits 11

SENIOR YEAR

4th SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 326 Discovery and Evidence-Based Practice 3
NU 417 Health Promotions Across the Lifespan III   4.5
NU 428 Immersion Practicum III  4
Total Credits 11.5
5th SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 419 Professional Practice III   2
NU 429 Selected Immersion Practicum V 2.5
NU 498 Promoting Health and Quality of Life 3
Total Credits 7.5
6th SEMESTER  CREDITS
NU 418 Clinical Reasoning 3
NU 420 Professional Practice IV 3
NU 430 Advanced Immersion Practicum IV 2.5
NU 435 NCLEX Prep for Success 2
Total Credits 10.5

CREDIT SUMMARY

Credit Summary  CREDITS
Prerequisite Credits          58
BSN Course Credits           64
BSN Degree                        122